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Coptic Animated Series

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December 31, 2020
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Coptic Animated Series

9275a6ffbe570b859540c70d50c9485b?s=128

Mark Barsoum

December 31, 2020
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  1. Pilot for animated series about a Coptic Egyptian Family Parents:

    YOUSSEF and DEMIANA Children: AMIR and MONICA Friends: BISHOY and MIRIAM Setting: PRESENT-DAY LOS ANGELES Story: AMIR's first time being a deacon at church
  2. DEMIANA: Yalla ya Amir we're late for church!

  3. DEMIANA: Everyone is ready!

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  5. DEMIANA (from distance): You know how Tant Susanne gets when

    we're late!
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  16. YOUSSEF: They're waiting for you in the car!

  17. AMIR: Okay, okay sorry!

  18. AMIR: Okay, okay sorry!

  19. AMIR: Okay, okay sorry!

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  25. MONICA: Why do you look so down?

  26. AMIR: I'm just a little nervous about today.

  27. AMIR: I feel like I'm gonna mess up.

  28. MONICA: I mean no one forced you to be deacon,

    you said you wanted to do this.
  29. AMIR: I know..

  30. AMIR: I just thought it'd be nice to connect with

    our culture for once. All the other deacons started when they were like 6 though.
  31. MONICA: Well if it makes you feel better..

  32. MONICA: I doubt anyone will even notice you up there.

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  38. BISHOY (over text): Where are you guys?

  39. AMIR (over text): We're almost there.

  40. BISHOY (over text): Well hurry we're starting already.

  41. BISHOY (over text): Also Miriam is sitting in the front

    row today :)
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  46. YOUSSEF: Alright you all get down, I'll go park.

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  50. DEMIANA: Yalla Amir go get ready.

  51. DEMIANA: Yalla Amir go get ready.

  52. DEMIANA: Yalla Amir go get ready.

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  57. CLERGY chanting.

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  67. BISHOY: What took y'all so long?

  68. AMIR: I lagged getting ready cuz I was nervous about

    today.
  69. BISHOY: Relax, I don't even think anyone noticed you were

    late.
  70. BISHOY: Except maybe Miriam right there.

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  83. BISHOY: Seriously though chill. You're not even reciting anything today.

  84. BISHOY: But you could still trip and fall in front

    of everyone.
  85. AMIR: You're not helping.

  86. BISHOY (mockingly): Oh no look!

  87. BISHOY (mockingly): They're all staring at you!

  88. AMIR: Stop, no they're not.

  89. BISHOY and AMIR heard in background.

  90. MONICA: Do they realize we can all hear them.. basically

    the loudest conversation I've ever heard.
  91. BISHOY: They're looking! Don't panic!

  92. BISHOY: They're looking! Don't panic!

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  99. AMIR (too loudly): SHUT..

  100. AMIR (too loudly): ..UP!

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